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161 California Grants for Preschools, Early Childhood Grants

161 Preschool Grants for California

Grants for early childhood programs, grants for childcare and daycare programs to promote literacy, nutrition & physical activity at preschools including food gardens, outdoor classrooms and playgrounds.

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Grants to California Nonprofits, CBOs, Agencies, Schools, and IHES in Eligible Areas for Wate...

Deadline 12/31/20

Grants of up to $5,000 to California nonprofit organizations, local agencies and municipalities, special districts, community groups, schools, and IHEs for water conservation projects. Funding is intended for activities and new technology that help to reduce water usag...

GrantWatch ID#: 190935

Grants to California Nonprofits, Agencies, School Districts and Tribes for Youth-Led Educati...

Deadline 11/16/20

Grants to California nonprofit organizations, agencies, public school districts, and tribes for educational and outreach programs that are youth-led. Projects should increase access to services and activities in the focus areas of nature, culture, outdoor experiences a...

GrantWatch ID#: 191676

Grants to USA Nonprofits, IHEs, and Individuals for Research That Benefits Children

Deadline 02/15/21 LOI Date: 11/15/20

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, IHEs, public governmental institutions, and individuals for research projects that emphasize health and nutrition for infants and young children. Applicants must submit a brief summary of the project prior to the f...

GrantWatch ID#: 176904

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Community Organizations, Agencies, and Schools to P...

Deadline 10/30/20

Grants to USA, Canada, and International community organizations, government agencies, educational institutions, and youth groups to purchase outdoor recreational equipment. Funding is intended is to help communities provide children and families with more opportunitie...

GrantWatch ID#: 163421

Grants and In-Kind Support to USA Schools to Support School Garden Programs

Deadline 10/30/20

Grants of $1,000 and in-kind grants valued at $200 to USA public, charter, and private K-12 schools to support the creation or expansion of school garden programs. Grant recipients will receive tools, educational materials, and funds for the purchase of supplies and ma...

GrantWatch ID#: 184400

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Libraries, and Schools to Support Coronavirus-Related Issues and O...

Deadline 10/31/20

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, public schools, and libraries to support charitable causes. Funding is intended for, but not limited to the focus areas of Coronavirus (COVID-19) related issues, human services, disaster relief, and the environmen...

GrantWatch ID#: 153889

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Economic Development, Human Services, Educat...

Deadline 10/31/20

Grants to USA nonprofits in communities where the funding source has a business presence for programs that benefit low and moderate-income communities in the areas of education, human services, the environment, affordable housing, and community economic development. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 161525

Awards to Recognize USA K-12 Teachers for Excellence in Teaching Students about Civic Respons...

Deadline 10/31/20

Awards to recognize USA K-12 teachers to recognize excellence and dedication in teaching students topics related to civic responsibility. Eligible candidates are those that conduct activities that educate students about beliefs and values that are essential to democrac...

GrantWatch ID#: 179165

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Educational, Scientific, Cultural, and Charitable Programs

Deadline 10/31/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for a broad range of charitable initiatives, as well as projects that advance education, culture, and science. Applicants must submit an application 4 to 6 weeks in advance of the deadline. Examples of previously supported organiza...

GrantWatch ID#: 179340

Sponsorships to USA Nonprofits in Eligible States for Housing, Environment, Education, and H...

Deadline 10/31/20

Sponsorships to USA nonprofit organizations for programs benefiting low and middle-income communities in eligible states. Funding is intended to broaden opportunities in a wide range of areas, such as affordable housing, economic development, environment, and social we...

GrantWatch ID#: 182121

Grants to California K-12 Schools in Eligible Locations for Educational Gardening Programs

Deadline 11/01/20

Grants of up to $500 to California K-12 public and private schools in eligible locations for school gardening programs. Grants may be used for the development of new programs or to maintain existing programs. Funding is intended to create opportunities for students to ...

GrantWatch ID#: 147134

Grants to California Nonprofits and Agencies in Eligible Regions for Education, Health, and ...

Deadline 02/15/21 LOI Date: 11/01/20

Grant to California nonprofit organizations, IHEs, and agencies in eligible regions for projects that strengthen families, promote the healthy development and education of children and youth, and enhance the lives of residents. Applicants are required to submit an init...

GrantWatch ID#: 160370

Grants to California Nonprofit, Educational, and Faith-Based Organizations to Benefit San Ma...

Deadline 11/01/20

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $15,000 to California nonprofit, educational, and church organizations to benefit San Mateo County residents. Funding is intended to support youth education and development, senior programs, vocational education, women's services, early c...

GrantWatch ID#: 175740

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Schools for Academic Programs and Arts Education for K-12 Youth

Deadline 11/01/20

Grants of up to $20,000 to USA nonprofit organizations and schools in eligible locations for academic and arts education programs serving K-12 youth. Funding is intended to support programs that benefit underserved populations, including minorities and girls. Priority ...

GrantWatch ID#: 176177

Grants to USA Schools, IHEs and Educational Nonprofits for Classroom Equipment and Programs ...

Deadline 11/01/20

Grants of up to $500 and equipment valued at up to $1,500 to USA K-12 schools and IHEs to support amateur radio classroom projects. Applications must demonstrate a well-conceived plan to use the resources to engage students and a working relationship with local ham rad...

GrantWatch ID#: 176248

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Eligible Cities for Community Benefit Programs and Projects

Deadline 11/01/20

Grants of up to $50,000 to USA nonprofit organizations and public and private institutions in eligible cities to benefit the community. Applicants must contact the funding source prior to submitting a full proposal. Funding is intended to support programs and projects ...

GrantWatch ID#: 177319

Grants to USA, Puerto Rico, Ontario, and International Nonprofits in Eligible Locations to B...

Deadline 11/01/20

Grants to USA, Puerto Rico, Ontario, and International nonprofit organizations to enrich the quality of life in communities where the funding source has a business presence. Funding is intended to support organizational expenses and programs in the areas of arts and cu...

GrantWatch ID#: 180321

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools, and Churches for Arts Education, Programs, and Services

Deadline 11/01/20

Grants to USA and Territories nonprofit organizations, K-12 schools, and churches for arts education, programs, and services. Funding is intended for activities that benefit youth, artists, and local communities. Previous recipients include art galleries, music camps, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 185467

Grants to USA K-12 Schools, School Districts, and Nonprofits to Create and Maintain Edible S...

Deadline 11/02/20

Grants of $3,000 and grants of $5,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, K-12 schools, and school districts to support school-based gardens. Funding is intended to assist with purchases for gardens involving a minimum of 75 students that are used to grow edible crops suc...

GrantWatch ID#: 162973

Awards to USA and Canada K-12 Teachers to Recognize Outstanding Classroom Instruction of Cla...

Deadline 11/02/20

Awards of $500 to USA and Canada K-12 teachers to recognize outstanding classroom instruction of classical linguistics. Nominations are invited on behalf of individuals demonstrating excellent teaching practices. Nominations may be made by an administrator, a colleague...

GrantWatch ID#: 181424

Grants to California Nonprofits, Libraries, Schools, and IHEs in Eligible Regions to Strengt...

Deadline 11/02/20

Grants of up to $5,000 to California nonprofit organizations, libraries, schools, and IHEs in eligible regions to strengthen organizational capacity and programmatic effectiveness. Funding is intended for activities that strengthen leadership, operations, communication...

GrantWatch ID#: 185445

In-Kind Grants of Technology to USA, Canada, and International Schools and IHEs to Improve R...

Deadline 11/02/20

In-kind grants of software and support to USA, Canada, and International schools and IHEs. Funding is intended to improve the experience of faculty, staff, and students who are learning and working from home during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. This program is d...

GrantWatch ID#: 190091

In-Kind Technology Consultations to USA, Canada, and International K-12 Schools and IHEs to ...

Deadline 11/02/20

In-kind technology consultations to USA, Canada, and International K-12 schools and IHEs to evaluate and maintain organizational and institutional security. The purpose of the program is to provide a comprehensive evaluation of information technology security. The asse...

GrantWatch ID#: 192570

Grants to California TK-12 Principals and Teams of Educators for Innovative Educational Prog...

Deadline 11/05/20

Grants of up to $5,000 to California principals with teams of educators in TK-12 public, charter, and nonprofit private schools in eligible areas for creative educational programs. Funding will be awarded to programs in the areas of technology access and social-emotion...

GrantWatch ID#: 137790

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Researchers for Research Projects to Improve Educat...

Deadline 11/05/20

Grants of up to $50,000 to USA, Canada, and International researchers who are affiliated with nonprofit organizations, colleges, universities, school districts, or research facilities, for educational research projects. Funding is intended to support field-initiated ac...

GrantWatch ID#: 172494

Grants to California Libraries in Eligible Counties to Enhance Book Collections

Deadline 11/06/20

Grants of up to $750 to California public, private, and K-12 school libraries in eligible counties to enhance book collections. Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, proposals for e-books are encouraged. Funding is intended for the purchasing of works in the foll...

GrantWatch ID#: 162637

Grants to California Nonprofits in Eligible Regions for Programs in the Areas of Education, ...

Deadline 11/06/20

Grants to California nonprofit organizations in eligible regions for programs in the areas of K-12 and college education, job creation, and community development. Funding is intended for organizations that operate educational programs in the areas of sciences, mathemat...

GrantWatch ID#: 176597

Grants to California Teachers in Eligible Locations for Environmental Programming

Deadline 11/09/20

Grants of $300 to California PreK-12 teachers and personnel in eligible locations for environmental programming and service projects. Funding is intended to support programs and projects that emphasize air quality, water conservation, and water supply. Eligible teacher...

GrantWatch ID#: 192403

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Environmental, Arts, Educational, and Health Programs

Deadline 11/10/20

Grants of up to $20,000 to USA nonprofit organizations to support schools; museums, performing arts and cultural programs; hospitals; skills training; educational programs; programming for youth, seniors, and people who are handicapped; environmental and wildlife prote...

GrantWatch ID#: 174639
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Grants to California LEAs to Improve the Academic Achievement of Homeless Students

Deadline 02/04/21 Conference Date: 11/10/20 LOI Date: 12/04/20

Grants to California school districts and charter schools to provide equal access to education for individuals who are homeless. Applicants must submit a letter of intent prior to submitting a full proposal. Funding is intended to improve the education and academic ach...

GrantWatch ID#: 148192

Grants to California Educators to Improve Professional Skills

Deadline 11/11/20

Grants to California groups of educators in eligible counties for professional development. Funding is intended to increase teacher effectiveness and enhance teacher leadership skills. This program is open to local elementary, middle, and high school teachers. Eligibil...

GrantWatch ID#: 143294
NEW

Grants to California K-12 Teachers in Eligible Locations for Projects on Water-Related Topics

Deadline 11/13/20

Grants of up to $1,000 to California K-12 teachers or groups of teachers in eligible locations for classroom or school projects that teach about the importance of water. Funding is intended to supplement learning with projects that further a better understanding of wat...

GrantWatch ID#: 148714
NEW

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Educational Engineering Activities and Events for Youth

Deadline 11/14/20

Grants of up to $1,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for educational engineering activities and events for youth. Priority will be given to events, programs, and activities geared toward underserved K-12 students. Funding is intended to provide hands-on learning exper...

GrantWatch ID#: 192568

Grants to California Nonprofits to Improve the Quality of Life in Local Communities

Deadline 11/15/20

Grants to California nonprofit organizations to address local needs and improve the quality of life in communities in which the funding source has a business presence. While the primary focus for funding is education, programs in the areas of arts and culture, human we...

GrantWatch ID#: 177663

Grants to California Schools, Youth Groups, and Individuals for Projects that Focus on Agric...

Deadline 11/18/20

Grants of up to $2,000 to California schools, groups, youth organizations, and individuals in eligible locations for gardening programs and other projects that teach agriculture to area youth. The purpose of funding is to inspire local youth to pursue agricultural care...

GrantWatch ID#: 148959
NEW

Fellowships to USA K-12 Educators to Enhance STEM Education on a National Scale

Deadline 11/19/20

Fellowships to USA K-12 educators specializing in STEM disciplines to improve the quality of education on a national scale. Awardees will apply their classroom experience and knowledge to national education policy efforts and programming during the length of their fell...

GrantWatch ID#: 160768

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote and Advance American Indian Culture and Self-Sufficiency

Deadline 11/30/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to promote, preserve, and advance American Indian culture and self-sufficiency. Funding will be provided for programs that focus on the development of American Indian entrepreneurism, facilitating American Indian education (particu...

GrantWatch ID#: 174514
NEW

Grants to California Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies to Benefit the Residents of Eligible ...

Deadline 12/01/20

Grants to California nonprofit organizations, schools, and agencies for programs that benefit the residents of eligible regions. Funding is intended for activities in the areas of arts and culture, education, community and environment, youth, and health and human servi...

GrantWatch ID#: 173782

Grants to California Nonprofits in Eligible Regions for Programs that Benefit Local Residents

Deadline 12/01/20

Grants to California nonprofit organizations in eligible regions for programs that benefit local residents. Applicants must contact the funding source prior to applying. Funding is intended for programs or projects in the areas of the environment, health and well being...

GrantWatch ID#: 173837
NEW

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Improve Educational Outcomes for Underserved or Minority Children

Deadline 04/01/21 LOI Date: 12/01/20

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations for the development of new programs or the assessment of existing programs that promote educational success for disadvantaged children. Initial proposals are due prior to the application deadline. Funding is intende...

GrantWatch ID#: 176854
NEW

Prizes to USA PreK-12 Schools for Creative Repurposing of Milk and Juice Cartons in School G...

Deadline 12/01/20

Prizes to USA PreK-12 schools for imaginative use of repurposed juice and milk cartons in creating or enhancing a school garden. Some of the prizes will be awarded specifically in the categories of creative arts, health and nutrition, STEM, and environmental stewardshi...

GrantWatch ID#: 178027
NEW

Grants to USA Nonprofit Organizations for Programs to Benefit Low-Income Individuals and Comm...

Deadline 01/04/21 Conference Date: 12/02/20

Grants to USA nonprofits for programs to significantly assist individuals and communities impacted by poverty, particularly in the wake of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Funding is intended for activities focused on education at all levels, economic development, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 186610

Grants to California Childcare Centers for Professional Development and Parental Engagement

Deadline 12/03/20

Grants to California childcare centers in eligible areas that serve children aged 0-5 for programs that encourage parental engagement and for high-quality professional development. Funding is intended to support infant, toddler, and pre-school centers committed to qual...

GrantWatch ID#: 156664
NEW

Grants to USA Nonprofits and IHEs for Scholarship and Research on Public Policy

Deadline 12/04/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and universities for scholarly research on public policy issues that impact on the personal and economic liberties of the nation's citizens. Funding is intended to support scholarship that leads to the publication of policy papers,...

GrantWatch ID#: 170643
NEW

Award to a USA, Canada, or International K-12 Science Teacher to Honor Outstanding and Innov...

Deadline 12/10/20

Award valued at $3,500 to a USA, Canada, or International K-12 science teacher to honor outstanding and innovative agricultural science teaching. Applicants must demonstrate that innovative hands-on activities in the field of agricultural science have been incorporated...

GrantWatch ID#: 156680
NEW

Awards to USA K-12 Science Teachers in Multiple States and Territories for Contributions to ...

Deadline 12/10/20

Awards valued at up to $2,000 to USA K-12 science teachers in eligible states and territories to recognize outstanding innovation in science education. Award recipients will receive a prize of $1,000 as well as up to $1,000 in travel expenses to attend a national confe...

GrantWatch ID#: 156686
NEW

Awards to USA and Canada K-12 and College Science Teachers for the Use of Data Collection Te...

Deadline 12/10/20

Awards valued at up to $5,500 to USA, Territories, and Canada K-12 and college science teachers in eligible locations to recognize the innovative use of data collection technology utilizing a computer, graphing calculator, or other hand-held device in the science class...

GrantWatch ID#: 156690
NEW

Awards to USA K-12 Science Teachers to Recognize Outstanding Environmental Preservation Proj...

Deadline 12/10/20

Awards of $10,000 to USA K-12 science teachers for exceptional work in preserving the environment. Nominees should present a proposal for a high-quality environmental science project. In addition to the cash prize, winners will receive an expense-paid trip to attend a ...

GrantWatch ID#: 171376

Award to a USA or Canada K-12 Teacher for Outstanding Science Instruction

Deadline 12/10/20

Award of $10,000 to a USA, Territories, or Canada K-12 teacher for outstanding classroom science education. The award recipient will be honored for having positively impacted the school, community, and students through excellence in teaching. In addition, the awardee a...

GrantWatch ID#: 172654
NEW

Award to a USA K-12 Public School Teacher to Honor Achievement in Engineering Education

Deadline 12/10/20

Award totaling $10,000 to a USA K-12 public school teacher of science or technology to recognize outstanding engineering-related classroom instruction. The award is intended to demonstrate the importance of teaching students the skills used by engineers in the field, a...

GrantWatch ID#: 182391